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Bill Lishman

Bill Lishman is a writer and director, known for Fly Away Home (1996), The Ultra Geese (1998) and Beavers (1988). See full bio »
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Known For


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 1998 The Ultra Geese (Video documentary)
 1996 Fly Away Home (autobiography)
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 1998 The Ultra Geese (Video documentary) (as William Lishman)
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 1990 The Last Buffalo (Short) (as William Lishman)
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 1996 Fly Away Home (sculptor)
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 1988 Beavers (Documentary short) (as William Lishman)
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 1988 Beavers (Documentary short) (photographer: under-ice photography - as William Lishman)
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 1998 The Ultra Geese (Video documentary) (producer)
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 1996 Fly Away Home (pilot double: Mr. Daniels)
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 2007 World's Most Extreme Homes (TV Series)
Himself - Pilot / Designer / Artist
- Canadian Underground Home/Casa Los Andes/Miso Barrel One (2007) ... Himself - Pilot / Designer / Artist
 1999 Life and Times (TV Series documentary)
- Wild Bill Lishman (1999) ... Himself
 1998 The Ultra Geese (Video documentary)
Himself, narrator
 1998 Weird Homes (TV Series)
- Paradise Found (1998) ... Himself
 1996 HBO First Look (TV Series documentary)
- 'Fly Away Home': Leading the Flock (1996) ... Himself

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Bill Lishman is most famous for his successful experiments to see if migratory birds like Canada Geese can be taught migration routes by humans using ultralight aircraft to lead them by air.

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